The median annual salary for a Server Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Support Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 877 877
Rank change year-on-year +44 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 34 28 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.031% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.032% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 70
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Server Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 20 £35,000 -12.50%
South East +61 6 £39,000 -13.33%
East of England - 5 £35,000 - 1
South West -7 2 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -7 1 £27,500 -16.66%
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Server Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 39 (84.78%) Active Directory
3 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
4 34 (73.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
5 27 (58.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
6 26 (56.52%) DHCP
6 26 (56.52%) DNS
7 23 (50.00%) HP
8 22 (47.83%) Firewall
8 22 (47.83%) Cisco
8 22 (47.83%) Office 365
9 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (43.48%) Dell
11 19 (41.30%) TCP/IP
11 19 (41.30%) Backup Exec
11 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
11 19 (41.30%) Windows 10
12 17 (36.96%) Veeam
12 17 (36.96%) VMware
12 17 (36.96%) Symantec
12 17 (36.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 16 (34.78%) Finance
13 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (34.78%) Windows 8
14 15 (32.61%) Norton AntiVirus
15 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
15 14 (30.43%) MS Visio
15 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
2 17 (36.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.87%) IIS
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.35%) Confluence
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 14 (30.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (47.83%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) DHCP
1 26 (56.52%) DNS
2 22 (47.83%) Firewall
3 19 (41.30%) TCP/IP
4 14 (30.43%) VLAN
4 14 (30.43%) Wireless
5 3 (6.52%) VoIP
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) IPsec
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (2.17%) SAN
7 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Windows Server
2 34 (73.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (41.30%) Windows 10
4 19 (41.30%) Windows 7
5 16 (34.78%) Windows 8
6 14 (30.43%) Windows Vista
7 8 (17.39%) Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.17%) AIX
9 1 (2.17%) CentOS
9 1 (2.17%) Debian
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Change Management
3 5 (10.87%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Application Packaging
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.35%) MOF
6 2 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (2.17%) Presales
7 1 (2.17%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) Server Building
7 1 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) MCITP
3 5 (10.87%) MCP
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (84.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
5 3 (6.52%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (41.30%) Backup Exec
2 15 (32.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (26.09%) SCCM
4 7 (15.22%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) SCSM
6 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.17%) Ansible
6 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) HP
3 22 (47.83%) Cisco
4 20 (43.48%) Dell
5 17 (36.96%) Symantec
5 17 (36.96%) Veeam
5 17 (36.96%) VMware
6 14 (30.43%) 3Com
6 14 (30.43%) D-Link
6 14 (30.43%) Draytek
6 14 (30.43%) Linksys
6 14 (30.43%) Meraki
6 14 (30.43%) NETGEAR
7 5 (10.87%) IBM
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.52%) EMC
9 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 3 (6.52%) Veritas
10 2 (4.35%) Intel
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